May 25, 2022

Reference Resource: “World Employment and Social Outlook: The Changing Nature of Jobs”

Published today by the International Labour Organization.

From the ILO Web Site:

The World Employment and Social Outlook is the ILO’s new flagship report on world of work issues. Exploring the inter-connected nature of macroeconomic policies on the one hand, and employment and social outcomes on the other, it analyses which policy combinations are most effective in delivering high employment and balanced incomes. The publication also provides readers with the most up-to-date global as well as regional labour market and social indicators.

Summary Report (7 pages; PDF)

Direct to Full Text Report (155 pages; PDF)
More than 60 data tables and boxes.

Also New From ILO, Interactive Chart: “Where are workers less likely to have a permanent contract?”

See Also: Other Global Reports from the ILO

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